Lyrica Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Loss Of Muscle Coordination

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Blurred Vision
  • Difficulty Concentrating
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands
  • Problems Thinking Clearly
  • Weight Gain

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • An Infection
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • An Accidental Injury
  • An Extreme Sense Of Wellbeing Called Euphoria
  • Backache
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Excessive Saliva Production
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Head Pain
  • Increased Hunger
  • Inflammation Of The Lining Of The Stomach And Intestines
  • Inflammation Of The Tissue Lining The Sinuses
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Itching
  • Joint Pain
  • Memory Loss
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Numbness
  • Orgasm Problems
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Twitching

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Type Of Abnormal Movement Disorder Called Dyskinesia
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • A Type Of Speech Disorder Called Dysarthria
  • Behavioral Problems
  • Blistering Of The Skin
  • Double Vision
  • Hives
  • Kidney Stones
  • Low Blood Sugar
  • Prolonged P-R Interval Observed On EKG
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Wheezing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Bacterial Infection Of The Middle Ear
  • A Change In Vision
  • A Problem Affecting The Fingernails Or Toenails
  • A Skin Rash
  • Abnormal Manner Of Walking
  • Absence Of Menstrual Periods
  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • An Abnormal Increase In Muscle Tone
  • An Increased Need To Urinate Often
  • Anxious Feelings
  • Bloody Urine
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruising Under The Skin
  • Chest Pain
  • Depersonalization, A Disconnection Of One's Own Sense Of Reality Or Identity
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficult Or Painful Urination
  • Enlarged Breasts
  • Fever
  • Flu-Like Symptoms
  • Gas
  • Involuntary Leakage Of Urine
  • Leg Cramps
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Tremors
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Nervousness
  • Nystagmus, A Condition With Involuntary Eye Movements
  • Pain With Menstruation
  • Pain With Sexual Intercourse
  • Pink Eye
  • Skin Redness
  • Stupor
  • Swelling Of The Abdomen
  • The Inability To Have An Erection
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Visible Water Retention
  • Vomiting

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